Blog Category: ,

Legacy New Orleans- Renovating for Community Renewal

Legacy New Orleans: Renovating for Community Renewal

Wonder Voyage Board Member Michael Fleming shares why his church loves supporting Legacy projects and how these projects add a deeper sense of purpose to their trips.
Wonder Voyage Elements

Video: Wonder Voyage Elements

Do you know the key elements that separate a Wonder Voyage pilgrimage from other mission trips, field trips, and educational adventures? This video breaks down what makes our trips unique.
Top 5 Destinations for Junior High Trips

Top 5 Destinations for Junior High Trips

Wonder Voyage Executive Director Shawn Small reflects on his time in youth ministry and offers his top suggestions for junior high trips.
Penny Pincher Travel Guide: 6 Keys to Consider for Group Travel

Penny Pincher Travel Guide: 6 Keys to Consider for Group Travel

Considering planning your group's next pilgrimage or mission trip yourself? Wonder Voyage Executive Director Shawn Small walks through the debate over penny-pinching when it comes to team travel.
Top 5 Road Trips to Connect with Wonder

Top 5 Road Trips to Connect with Wonder

Wonder Voyage Executive Director Shawn Small reflects on his family's tradition of road trips and highlights 5 great Wonder Voyage road trip options. Ready to travel? Wonder is closer than you think.
Mission Trip or Pilgrimage

Mission Trip or Pilgrimage: A Definition

Short term missions has become big business. Wonder Voyage started twenty years ago because, at the time, a good number of trips through mission organizations were being carried out in ways that were were unnecessary, unethical, and in bad taste. The only pilgrimage offerings, at that time, were from travel agencies that booked a local…
An Alaskan Wonder Voyage

An Alaskan Wonder Voyage

I like to think of Alaska as a place where wild meets peace. The unique smell when you walk off the plane will lure you to find adventure in both body and spirit. The peaceful sound of the ocean, the cry of eagles, and the stillness of the woods will send you on a pilgrimage of the heart. Are you ready for an Alaskan Wonder Voyage?!
Why Missions? Three reasons mission trips are vital

Why Missions?

We are on a co-mission with Jesus to impact the world and share the good news. A mission trip can awaken hearts to serve, be the means to recognize the call of God, build lasting relationships, and provide the adventure and excitement your congregation longs for.
Adventure and a Stowaway

Adventure and A Stowaway

As a Wonder Voyage director, I love to spark curiosity. During a break I led the kids on a hike to explore a nearby park. A raft, and island, coconuts, and an eight-legged stowaway....These are the Wonder Voyage moments that I love and live for, for our students always find adventure where its least expected.
Outwitting a Hurricane - A Last Minute Change of Plans.

Outwitting a Hurricane

We received word that a major hurricane was bearing down on the New Orleans, necessitating a need for a last minute change of plans. Wonder Voyage immediately got to work. In less than two days, they had created an entirely new trip to Memphis that incorporated all of the same hopes we had for our original trip.

Categories

Stories

Wonder Voyage stories

News

Wonder Voyage news and press

Our Ethos

stories that define us

Destinations

featured destination information

Travel Tips

our recommended travel tips

Legacy

serving around the globe